Jaluko village communities (Jambi Outer City) Muara Jambi complain after the rain which flushed several days, the water does not also flow from the region of their settlement in RT 01, RT 07, RT 08, RT 14 RT13 and society reveals, “That the cause is eleven points of the river in the village Jaluko hoarded by property entrepreneur PT.NGK (Guna Niaga Kencana). Told by S prior to the accumulation of the eleven points of the river, the water flowed smoothly, but now the water flows but very slowly so as to create a pool of water that is so troubling.
Party chairman neighborhood unit (RT) has reported the matter to the Environment Agency (BLH) Muara Jambi but until now no steps or actions on the part of Muara Jambi BLHD. And it is very unfortunate and disappointing us, obviously S and a number of villagers Jaluko. While Watershed hereinafter called watershed is an area of land which is a unity with the river and its tributaries, which serves to accommodate, store and drain water from rainfall to the lake or into the sea naturally, that the limit on land is topographical and boundary dividing the sea until the water area is still affected by land activities.
Furthermore, the Act No. 37 of 2012 article 2, paragraph 2 clearly explain watershed management as a whole as referred to in paragraph (1) shall be organized through the following phases: a. planning; b. implementation; c. monitoring and evaluation; and D. guidance and supervision.
The chairman of the neighborhood association asked the Regional Government of Muara Jambi take immediate action so that the population of the eco system, elements of the biotic and abiotic environment Jaluko village was not damaged and destroyed, he added back.
Firmansyah, Chief of the Regional Environmental Agency Muara Jambi when questioned declined to comment. *** *** Harvery